Santa Clara University

Topics of Interest

Topics covered might include but are not limited to areas relating to voice, speech, hearing, and sensory-motor control including:

  • Devices and systems using voice
  • Biofeedback
  • Assistive devices
  • Acoustic devices and systems
  • Systems and devices to assist and to monitor sensory or motor systems
  • Visual systems and devices to assess and monitor motion and movement
  • Auditory systems and devices to assess and monitor voice/speech and hearing-impaired
  • Interactive software systems
  • Models of performance (motor skills)
  • Brain activity in voice/speech control: Coding and decoding of emotions in performance
  • Balance systems
  • Voice physiology and acoustics
  • Electronic applications (mobile)
  • Surgical procedures
  • Types of visual exams of voice and speech
  • High Speed Digital Phonoscopy
  • Optical Coherent Tomography
  • Narrow Band Imaging (NBI®)
  • Microphones
  • Drugs
  • Voice rehabilitation post-laryngectomy
  • Voice/speech augmentation
  • Evidence-based outcomes
  • Voice genetics